Senior Buyer / Supplier Manager

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Job title Senior Buyer / Supplier Manager
Ref CBS9JP00005518
Location Preston
Region North West
Company Springfield Fuels Ltd
Salary 32.50-32.50 GBP per hour
Duration 12 Months
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Senior Buyer / Supplier Manager

Reference: CBS9JP00005518

Location: Preston

Rate: £32.50 LTD (Outside scope of IR35)

Job Type: Contract

Duration: 12 month contract basis

Contact details: Joanne Anders – 07927563874 or

The Role Description

To fulfil a role within Springfields Procurement providing a purchasing service to internal and external customers to agreed standards within the following accountabilities:

Prepare and negotiate contracts with suppliers

Conduct tender exercises and souring activities

Negotiate and resolve contractual claims and disputes

Manage suppler performance for live contracts

Maintain purchasing records

Maintain vendors in the Westinghouse supplier database

Manage relationships with internal and external stakeholders

Support product lines in bid and proposal activities to secure new business opportunities

Undertake make or buy analysis for new opportunities

Prepare savings plans and deliver on procurement savings opportunities

Participate in process improvement activities

Use SAP to create/amend POs and Outline Agreements

Skills & Experience Required

Candidates must have experience in a similar role e.g. within procurement / supply chain.

Good administrative and organisational skills

Good commercial/business awareness

Excellent IT skills, Microsoft office applications, data handling

Attributes will include:

High standard and expectations in their approach to work

Enthusiastic and flexible approach to work

A positive team player who has effective interpersonal and communication skills

High level of drive and energy combined with attention to detail ensuring completion of work to high standard


CIPS qualified

Business or similar degree.

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